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03-24-2018, 12:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 723
Posted By wolfeworldwide

Flying lobster back from the Bahamas

Been down in the Bahamas about a month and a half . Gave away lots of fish and lobster. I would like to fly back with about 20 lobster tails to share with my friends and family. Does anyone know if...
03-17-2018, 10:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,065
Posted By wolfeworldwide

Absolutely a great plane . We have atleast 6 of...

Absolutely a great plane . We have atleast 6 of these in our fly in community (eagles nest , George Town , fla )
The owners love them and fly nearly every day . More than all the other planes...
11-21-2017, 04:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 501
Posted By wolfeworldwide

Diesel or gasoline? Slightly more of an issue if...

Diesel or gasoline? Slightly more of an issue if it is diesel . Age of gen set ? They do make some devices to keep a constant load , but $$$ almost as much as replacing the generator. Hooking it up...
Forum: Dockside Chat
04-13-2017, 07:21 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 11,529
Posted By wolfeworldwide

One thing that drives good employees away is the...

One thing that drives good employees away is the failure of management to hire in a timely manner. All this talk of overtime is crap . Employees like the money and burn out quickly. Lots of mechanics...
Forum: Dockside Chat
04-13-2017, 06:50 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 15,836
Posted By wolfeworldwide

Pay of all your debt now . It is best feeling. We...

Pay of all your debt now . It is best feeling. We fully retired at age 40 . Got bored and just worked a few months out of the year and traveled the rest .
04-10-2017, 04:51 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,055
Posted By wolfeworldwide

That windless and anchor is used for a stern to...

That windless and anchor is used for a stern to beach tie up . Very common in the Bahamas . Windless makes it extra easy for one person to keep the boat in place . Rigged under the roller , though...
04-10-2017, 02:40 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,055
Posted By wolfeworldwide

That windless and anchor is used for a stern to...

That windless and anchor is used for a stern to beach tie up . Very common in the Bahamas . Windless makes it extra easy for one person to keep the boat in place . Rigged under the roller , though...
11-05-2016, 03:49 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 11,054
Posted By wolfeworldwide

Please do yourself a favor and walk away from...

Please do yourself a favor and walk away from this deal . If you must have it , offer $5k and then let the seller walk away from the deal .


The one thing no one has mentioned is re sale value ....
11-01-2016, 09:24 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,181
Posted By wolfeworldwide

I have made this trip multiple times . Both power...

I have made this trip multiple times . Both power and sail . This time of year , plan on running the ditch most of the way . Figure 125 miles a day and you will be good . This time of year , the days...
10-24-2016, 06:43 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 13,983
Posted By wolfeworldwide

Install a HD video camera and recorder and...

Install a HD video camera and recorder and purchase good insurance . If they want it , they will get the trailer .We installed a 4 camera system in our home for under $200 ourselves and can monitor...
Forum: Dockside Chat
09-25-2016, 05:50 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 10,970
Posted By wolfeworldwide

Now you have me building a play list !! ...

Now you have me building a play list !!


All great suggestions .

Going to add : Sittin on the dock of the bay , by Otis Redding.

Because that is exactly what I doing today while waiting to...
Forum: Gulf Coast
09-19-2016, 07:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 783
Posted By wolfeworldwide

Recomendations for a marine surveyor in Galveston , Texas

Getting ready to sign a contract on a 43 ft trawler located in Galveston , Texas . Currently in water but , but will have it lifted for a full inspection . Who would you use for a Marine surveyor in...
07-28-2016, 12:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 577
Posted By wolfeworldwide

I just went and purchased some 3/4 inch aluminum...

I just went and purchased some 3/4 inch aluminum conduit and bent my own like the letter J ,.Capped the end with some thick rubber caps from home depot . Through bolted them to the dock and added...
07-26-2016, 03:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,506
Posted By wolfeworldwide

$75K is realistic , The boat is 10 years old ....

$75K is realistic , The boat is 10 years old . About the time for a major refit . To spend any less , you will end up skimping on Maint . When it gets time to sell , the price will reflect it .
...
06-29-2016, 05:05 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 16,310
Posted By wolfeworldwide

Glad to see you passed on this one . One...

Glad to see you passed on this one .

One question I always ask myself when buying a boat , " How difficult will it be to re sell the boat with these issues ? "
06-21-2016, 07:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 354
Posted By wolfeworldwide

Can you just run the boat there ? Not that long...

Can you just run the boat there ? Not that long of haul , Hatch to carrabelle or appalachicola. Fuel up and enjoy the rest of the ride from there
06-18-2016, 04:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 694
Posted By wolfeworldwide

Go with the electric start 100 % . If you ever go...

Go with the electric start 100 % . If you ever go to resell that boat , it will make a big difference in resale value and who would want it . Also consider the larger motor . It can be set to limit...
04-22-2016, 10:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,856
Posted By wolfeworldwide

All good suggestions , but I just used a PVC plug...

All good suggestions , but I just used a PVC plug on mine . No corrosion issues , but I also trailer , not in water full time .
02-05-2016, 12:20 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 10,136
Posted By wolfeworldwide

Any boat on your local craigslist that says it...

Any boat on your local craigslist that says it is in great condition . Trust me , I have seen some junk lately .
02-04-2016, 09:17 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,193
Posted By wolfeworldwide

Better idea : Sell or part out that project boat...

Better idea : Sell or part out that project boat . Spend what $$ you get out of it to take your dad on a couple good charter fishing trips together and make some memories . You will come out way...
12-14-2015, 09:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,021
Posted By wolfeworldwide

Nikon coolpix 120 . Waterproof , does everything...

Nikon coolpix 120 . Waterproof , does everything you could ask ( picture and video ). Find them factory reconditioned with full warranty for about $150 on ebay . SLR is nice , but found them too...
04-10-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,173
Posted By wolfeworldwide

Grind down the tip of a flat head screwdriver to...

Grind down the tip of a flat head screwdriver to the right width , Drive it in tight with a hammer . Unscrew . Simple .
03-05-2015, 08:11 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,674
Posted By wolfeworldwide

Just get on craigslist and buy a few cheap ones...

Just get on craigslist and buy a few cheap ones that divers have recovered . You are going to loose a couple reef fishing anyhow . I have a pile of anchors in my yard we have found on the reefs ....
01-19-2015, 12:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,219
Posted By wolfeworldwide

Any access to a jet ski ? best high volume pump...

Any access to a jet ski ? best high volume pump I know for this application .
01-14-2015, 07:47 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,736
Posted By wolfeworldwide

The show is designed to have drama , that is what...

The show is designed to have drama , that is what sells . Commercial spearfishing is alive and well in Florida . I have been working on those boats during my off time pretty Regular . They do much...
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